Pressure piles on Brazil's President to resign

Posted May 20, 2017 1:29 pm by Editor

Pressure piles on Brazil's President to resign

Pressure is mounting from his coalition allies for Brazil`s President Michel Temer to resign amidst corruption allegations, which he denies.  

James Blears reports the opposition is demanding he step down and elections be brought forward. 

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The most damning evidence against President Michel Temer comes from Joesley Batista the owner of meat packing company JBS, who`s dishing this up  a plea bargin for himself.  An audio tape of the two men allegedly discusses payments of bribes to Eduardo Cunha, the ex Speaker of the House of Representatives, who`s now serving 15 years for money laundering and tax evasion. 

Batista says huge payments

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